Sony NEX 7

The NEX-7 was the introduction of a high-end NEX model. It features a 24mp sensor, a 2.4m dot built-in EVF, and enthusiast-type controls.

  • Sensor: 24.3mp Sony APS CMOS sensor, 23.5 x 15.6 (1.5x crop)
  • Mount: Sony NEX (E-Mount)
  • Images: 6000 x 4000 JPEG or ARW raw; maximum 10 fps 
  • Video:  1080P/60, 480P/30, MPEG4 with stereo audio
  • Shutter: mechanical 30 sec to 1/4000 sec, bulb
  • Exposure: multi, center-weighted, spot metering, -5 to +5EV exposure compensation, 6 white balance settings (plus Auto and Custom), ISO 100-16000 (plus Auto)
  • Focus: 25-point contrast detect, single point, multi-area, face detect, tracking, manual focus override
  • Display: 3" 921k dot tilting LCD, built-in 2.4m dot EVF with 1.09x magnification
  • Flash: built in flash (6GN ISO 100), 1/160 flash sync, red-eye reduction, slow sync, rear sync
  • Remote: optional infrared
  • Other Notable Features: 
  • Cards: SD, SDHC, SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo, Pro-HG Duo
  • Battery: NP-FW50
  • Size: 4.7 x 2.6 x 1.7" (120 x 67 x 43mm) wide, tall, deep
  • Weight: 10 ounces (291g)
  • Colors: Black
  • Price: US$1200 body only
  • Current Firmware: version 1.03 (Aug 2013)
  • Announced: August 2011 

Note: Due to Thailand flooding, initial quantities of this camera were extremely limited in fall 2011.

My Review of the NEX-7


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